David Hill

David Hill is one of New Zealand’s most distinguished writers of novels for teenagers and younger kids. He has been published in 10 languages and 15 countries, and his latest YA novel, Finding, will be published by Penguin Random in May. He is a former high school teacher whose students included Princess Margaret's son and Ted Hughes's daughter. David was born in Napier in 1942.

Books
Mar 21, 2018

Is there any such thing as literature in Taranaki?

We continue our occasional series which investigates whether any literary activity exists in the provinces. David Hill reports from his "entombment" in Taranaki.

Read on.


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